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  • SAIL invites merchant bankers for 10 pc share sale

    State-owned Steel Authority of India (SAIL) said it has invited merchant bankers to manage the first phase of its share sale programme, which may raise an estimated Rs 8,000 crore.  In the first tranche of the 20 per cent share sale programme, the government plans to divest 5 per cent of its stake in the […]

    Unity Infraprojects Ltd Now Listed

    Bombay Stock Exchange listed US$250 million turnover engineering procurement & construction conglomerate, Unity Infraprojects Ltd today implemented UHF RFID technology provided by Mumbai based EssenRFID at its office headquarters & its site. Pioneering on UHF technology, EssenRFID implemented the Construction Worker tracking solution at one of Unity’s construction sites. The solution encompasses a RFID portal […]

    Cabinet clears Rs 4,868 cr for banks towards interest subsidy

    The government has decided to release Rs 4,868 crore to PSU banks for providing short-term crop loans to farmers at a concession of up to 4 percent in lending rates. The decision, taken at a Cabinet meeting, is aimed at bringing more farmers under the net of institutional credit and raising farm productivity. The banks […]

    China Has Become Multinational Biopharmas Hottest Destination

    Shanghai, (PressExposure): From 18th to 21st October this year, the heads of global technical operations and heads of manufacturing from major biopharmaceutical players are meeting in Shanghai at BioManufacturing World and Vaccine Manufacturing World conferences, hosted by IMAPAC. This was driven by the recent trend of localized biologics and vaccine manufacturing into China, the hottest […]

    StarChild Science Asks, What are the Children Thinking?

    As a young girl growing up in Canada, science teacher Judy Wilken recalls being hoisted up by her grandfather onto his his shoulders during the spring and summer months for a jaunt down the back alley to the post office to pick up the mail. On those excursions he encouraged her to look over the […]

    Blast in Assam, 4 CRPF troopers killed

    At least four paramilitary Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) troopers were killed and 15 injured, four of them critically, in a powerful landmine explosion on Friday in Holmari in Assam’s Goalpara district. Militants, suspected to be from the outlawed National Democratic Front of Bodoland (NDFB),

    The music of architecture

     Mukesh’s phenomenon echoes in the infinite, global reverence… From Raj Kapoor to Amitabh Bachchan, from ‘Zindagi kaisi hai paheli’ to ‘Kabhi kabhi mere dil mein This Friday, 23rd July – Mukesh came alive at Manik Sabhagraha, Bandra. In the voice of Babla Mehta –reputed as the ‘living’ voice of Mukesh.   Presented by DNA, the […]

    Promethean Acquires SynapticMash

    Promethean World Plc,  a world leader in the rapidly growing global market for interactive learning technology, has announced that it has agreed to acquire SynapticMash Inc, a start-up US education formative assessment software company. The acquisition is expected to complete before the end of July 2010. The initial consideration is $10 million in cash, of […]

    IDBI Fortis enters the Cultural Capital of Kerala

    Mumbai: IDBI Fortis Life Insurance is one of India’s fastest growing new private life insurance companies having started operations in March 2008, leading with their innovative product ‘WealthsuranceTM’. As on March 31st 2010, the company has collected more than 900 Cr in premiums (including 570 Cr of premiums collected in the FY 2009-10) with over […]

    Lakshmi Vilas Bank to raise domestic term deposits rates

    Lakshmi Vilas Bank has raised the interest rates on domestic term deposits from 181 days onwards to up to 2 years with effect from the 2nd of August, 2010. • The term deposit rate for 181-270 days has been raised by 50 basis points to 6.25% from 5.75% currently. • For deposits of 271-364 days […]